Walk north along Széchenyi utca to the Cistercian church built in 1743. The theatrical baroque altar sculpture of St Francis Borgia in...
György Kepes International Art Centre
Eger's newest gallery exhibits the work of Hungarian-born American artist and designer György Kepes, who is celebrated for – among other...
Serbian Orthodox church
The Serbian Orthodox church and its enormous iconostasis of gold leaf and braid is north of the Cistercian church.
Eger’s classic club, where the dance floor doesn't heave but buckles until the wee hours, is downstairs from the circular Elefanto...
Choose the 'Plough' for hearty, home-style Hungarian fare. Farming equipment and cooking utensils hang like prize kills on the walls,...
Lonely Planet review
You can sample Eger's famous wines at many places around town, including a couple at the base of the castle, and in the István Cellar Wine at the Hotel Korona; Tourinform has an extensive list.